Christmas morning! (The Father Christmas tree in the dining room)...and at least it was festive inside, because the rain poured all day:
Time to ramp up my sewing skills to make me worthy of this new gadget (which I am having Geoff learn, so that I don't have to teach myself how to use it - my old Kenmore is absolutely primitive in comparison):
Mmm, remnants of Christmas breakfast (Eggs Benedict):
All to themselves...(recall my recent post about my hounds' limited capacity to share):
Mom & Dad's hound, Jim, having a rare mellow moment:
And...at last! We have snow...arrived starting the evening of the 28th...this is what we woke up to this morning. Now it is Christmas:
Today, not much on the agenda. Tomorrow is our immediate family Christmas with my siblings, so the season is still alive and well. We actually have a couple of quiet days to loaf about, organize & order photos, read, craft, play Rock Band 2 (given by me, to my husband...fun times), and maybe take the dogs for a hike or two if we can get through the snow!